Internet Networks II (Modul J)

Higher education teachers: Bešter Janez

Higher education teachers: , Kos Andrej
Credits: 6
Semester: winter
Subject code: 64302S

Subject description


  • Enrollment in the study year.

Content (Syllabus outline):

Mechanisms and signalling to provide connection oriented communications in packet networks. Classification of advanced network services. Fundamentals of MPLS and MetroEthernet. MPLS services. Virtual private networks. Mechanisms and methods for quality of service, synchronization, and redundancy. Mobility and fixed-mobile convergence. Fundamentals of packet cable systems. Network operator network models and software defined networking. Network andsystem virtualization.

Objectives and competences:

The objective of the course is to provide an advanced insight into concepts, architectures and protocols in modern telecommunication systems. The focus is on advanced network protocols mechanisms, and service models. Students will acquire fundamental knowledge and skills in these fields.

Intended learning outcomes:

Knowledge and understanding of advanced concepts, architectures, protocols, and service models of internet networks in network operator and service provider environments.

Learning and teaching methods:

Lectures for theoretical aspects, laboratory exercises and team work for real-case scenarios and problem solving through project work. Elearning. Study visits and invited lecturers.

Study materials

  1. Tannenbaum, A.S.: Computer networks, 5th ed., international ed., ISBN 978-0-13-255317-9, 2011, Pearson.
  2. Medhi, D., Ramasamy, K.: Network Routing: Algorithms, Protocols, and Architectures, ISBN 978-0-120-88588-6, 2007, Elsevier : M. Kaufmann Publishers.
  3. Stallings, W.: Data and computer communications, 10th ed., ISBN 978-0-13-350648-8, 2013, Pearson.
  4. Fall, K. R., Stevens, W. R.: TCP/IP illustrated. Vol. 1, The protocols, 2nd ed., ISBN 978-0-321-33631-6, 2012, Addison-Wesley.
  5. Članki, objavljenih v revijah, npr. / Articles published in magazines, i.e.: IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials,

Study in which the course is carried out

  • 2 year - 2nd cycle - Electrical Engineering - Information and Communication Technologies